Slide To Play Podcast #49: What Do Cows and Ninjas Have in Common?

This week we talk games, games, games, and then even more games. We dive in to the hot news morsels of the week, discuss our views on the Game of the Month for May, chat about what we’ve been playing, and then answer some reader mail. Links and shownotes after the break!

News: Sonic 4 announced for iPhone, and it will come with exclusive extra levels not found in other versions. Also announced was a card game in an H.P. Lovecraft setting called Necronomicon, as well as a game with a little-known license behind it: Star Wars: The Battle for Hoth. This week also saw some big releases, including Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, Broken Sword: Director’s Cut HD, and how could we forget Chocobo Panic?

Game of the Month Consideration: Ninjatown: Trees of Doom, Zombie Infection, PewPew 2,Sword and Poker 2, Sudoku 2

Whatcha been playing: TowerMadness HD, Hector: Badge of Carnage Ep1, Splinter Cell Conviction

Reader Question: Austin asks, “What event or area of history would you like to see a game made during?”

If you have a question for our podcast, email it to us at podcast [at] If we read it on the show, we’ll send you a game promo code!

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